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assured

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 having or showing a mind free from doubt
  • a man who seemed very assured of the outcome of the election

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3 having too high an opinion of oneself
  • he's rather assured for a moviemaker with one hit movie to his name

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assured

verb
past tense of assure

Synonyms & Antonyms of assured (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to ease the grief or distress of
  • a minister choosing just the right words to assure the grieving parents of the fallen soldier

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2 to make sure, certain, or safe
  • security measures that assured our safety

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The first known use of assured was in the 15th century

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“Assured.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/assured. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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